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Thank You for Voting Us the "#1 Island in the Continental U.S.!"

Hilton Head Island Named to Travel + Leisure Magazine's 2017 World's Best Awards List

We’re Number One – Thanks to YOU!

Thank you to all of our wonderful locals and visitors for helping us to be voted “#1 Island in the Continental U.S., and #2 in the World in 2017” by readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine. As we all know, Hilton Head Island is anything but your ordinary island. With the picturesque beauty of sunlight streaming through Spanish moss dangling from the Live Oak trees, the feel of soft, pristine white beaches beneath your toes, as well as breathtaking morning sunrises over the Atlantic Ocean and‚ jaw-dropping sunsets over the Intracoastal waterway, it’s no wonder that Hilton Head Island made it on the World’s Best list for 2017. Add to these natural wonders world class golf and tennis amenities, outdoor activities such as biking, kayaking, and fishing, award winning cuisine, rejuvenating spa treatments, amazing, friendly locals, and some of the best weather in the South, and you’ll see why many have turned their vacations into a lifestyle. View Video.

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